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How do I know whether I have 'Automatic Ride Control (ARC)'

Discussion in 'Stock 1995 - 2001 Explorers' started by dcdyd, February 17, 2011.


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      dcdyd Active Member

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      I am driving 98 Eddie Bauer V8 5.0L AWD. How do I know whether I have 'Automatic Ride Control (ARC)'?
       
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      Open the back access panel where the Jack is and look for the ARC Off/On switch.

      Another way is to do a System Check through Message Center and see if it says "Air Ride System Ok"
       
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      I do remember that the message center doesn't show 'Air ride system OK'. So it indicates that my truck doesn't have it. Thank you for the help!
       
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      Just for thread info if someone searches or if you need to verify-

      This is what the switch looks like. (in my 2000 XLT at least) Rear driver storage compartment...

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